Jane S. O’Hern, Ed.D

Jane S. O'Hern

Professor Emeritus of Education


Dr. O’Hern has been a practicing psychologist for the past forty years. Her academic training at Michigan State University and Boston University was followed by a career which included: teaching; administration including being the chairman of programs in counselor education and counseling psychology at Boston University and Director of International Education; Peace Corps assessment; and a small private practice.

In addition, Dr. O’Hern has worked in Europe and Asia. Her research interests are in interdisciplinary program development, and the measurement of counselor sensitivity. She has received numerous grants from the U.S. Departments of Education and Defense as well as from the National Institute of Mental Health.